The Pinterest Beach-Bag Essentials Sweepstakes: Official Rules

How to enter for a chance to win a Palovia skin-renewing laser

by MORE.com • Editors

Void outside the 50 United States, District of Columbia and where prohibited. Do not proceed to enter if you are not at least 21 years of age and a legal resident of, and located within, one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia at the time of entry. Internet access required to enter.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

The Pinterest Beach Bag Essentials Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 a.m. Central Time (“C.T.”) on 6/12/12 and ends at 11:59 p.m. C.T. on 7/12/12. Sponsor: Meredith Corporation, 1716 Locust St., Des Moines, Iowa.

ENTRY:

Step 1: If you are currently a member of Pinterest, please proceed to Step 3.

Step 2: To become a Pinterest Member: Please send an email to support@more.com and an invitation from Sponsor will be sent to the email address provided by you. Only (1) email request per person permitted. It may take up to 48 hours to receive your Pinterest invitation from Sponsor. Pinterest membership is not guaranteed by Sponsor.

Step 3: Once a Pinterest Member, create a board named MORE Magazine : Beach-Bag Essentials (hereinafter “Board”) on Pinterest. Only one (1) Board entry per person permitted.

Step 4: Go to www.more.com or the MORE Magazine Pinterest page at www.pinterest.com/moremagazine and pin a minimum of five (5) MORE images to your MORE Magazine : Beach-Bag Essentials board. Include the hashtag #moremagazine within the comments of each item you post.

Step 5: To Enter the Sweepstakes: When you have completed your Board, go to the MORE Magazine Pinterest page (www.pinterest.com/moremagazine), find the MORE Magazine : Beach Bag Essentials board and comment on our sweepstakes graphic pin with the URL to your completed board.

All entries are final upon submission. Entry materials may not contain brand names or trademarks, other than those of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject and/or disqualify any entries, subjects, or related materials that Sponsor deems to be nude, obscene, defamatory, profane, offensive, lewd, pornographic, false, misleading, deceptive, or otherwise inconsistent with its editorial standards, audience expectations, or reputational interests or that Sponsor believes may violate any applicable law or regulation or the rights of any third party. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to verify any element of any entry or related materials, request additional information and to disqualify any entrant whose participation may subject the sweepstakes, Sponsor, or Sponsor's advertisers, clients, or customers to controversy, negative publicity, scorn, or ridicule.

LIMIT: One entry per person. Any attempt by an entrant, or any other person, to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins, or any other methods may result in disqualification by Sponsor, in its sole discretion.

ELIGIBILITY: Legal residents of the 50 United States, and the District of Columbia, 21 years of age or older are eligible to enter, except employees of Sponsor, and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and/or their respective agents, affiliates, subsidiaries and members of their immediate families or household members. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year.

WINNER SELECTION:
On or about July 19, 2012, Sponsor will conduct a random drawing from all eligible entries received to select two (2) potential Grand Prize winners.

GRAND PRIZE (2): A Palovia Skin Renewing Laser (ARV: $499). Total ARV of all prizes $998.

Potential winners will be notified by mail and/or email and prize will be delivered approximately thirty (30) days from date of winner verification. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if prize cannot be awarded as described. Sponsor will determine all elements of prizing in its sole discretion. Prize may not be assigned, transferred, changed or redeemed for cash, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee express or implied by Sponsor. Sponsor disclaims all and any liability for the actual provision, quality or nature of any third party product or service accepted by the winner. The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules.

CONDITIONS/WARRANTIES: Entrants agree to be bound by Official Rules and agree that if any winner fails to provide proof of identity, refuses to provide documentation, is found to have violated the Official Rules or otherwise does not meet eligibility criteria, prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner with the next highest score. Entrants understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this promotion and acceptance, possession and use of prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize. Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all respects.

Sponsor assumes no responsibility for entries it is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures; or any other reason, or incomplete, damaged, misdirected, or lost entries. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this promotion if not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or integrity of the sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to date of cancellation. The use of automated entry systems or any other conduct that impedes the integrity of the sweepstakes is prohibited. In the event of a dispute regarding online entry, entry will be deemed made by the holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry.

RELEASES: By participating in this sweepstakes and accepting any prize that they may win, entrants agree to release Sponsor, their parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of the prize.

Entrants authorize Sponsor to use their name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry materials in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation, in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the sweepstakes, in whole or in part, without review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to entrant or any person or entity, worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winner’s list, if applicable, unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above-mentioned information or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation.

PRIVACY: By entering the Sweepstakes, you consent to use of your personal information (including your name, mailing address, and email address) by Sponsor and its authorized agents for the purposes of administering the Sweepstakes and fulfilling the prize to the winner. At the time of entry, you will also have the opportunity to request to receive information and offers from Sponsor. For more information about how Sponsor manages your personal information, see Sponsor’s privacy statement at www.more.com.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION: Except where prohibited, by participating Sweepstakes entrants agree that: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant(s) and Sponsor and its agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction. Entrant agrees that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes, or awarding of the prize(s), shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in the State of New York and entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. Except where prohibited, by participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or awarding of the prize(s), shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys' fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any participant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitations or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above may not apply to you.

GENERAL: Except where prohibited by law, potential winners may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Ownership/Liability Release and Publicity Release within ten (10) days or an alternate winner will be selected at random. If winner notification is returned as undeliverable, an alternate winner will be selected at random. Subject to all U.S. federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Taxes on prize are the sole responsibility of winner. Winners’ names will be posted on https://www.facebook.com/moremagazine on or after July 19 2012.

First Published Mon, 2012-06-11 13:17

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